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"The Dyson Law Firm does exceptional work. Very knowledgeable and exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend this firm to anyone searching for a professional lawyer that actually cares and provides results." - Tracy B.
"Team of gladiators...Stellar, well rounded attorney...with respect, honor and integrity..." - Jessica C.
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"Clear, concise, honest." - Joseph D.
"I am so grateful. They aggressively fought for my rights and were patient, and persevering." - Dan M.
Mr. Dyson has broad experience, including in corporate mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buy outs, public and private security offerings all valued over $166 billion as well as high stakes class action litigation valued over $15 billion. He has a diversified background in the public and private sector.
Member, Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States of America
Corporate Law Counsel of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Securities Law Practice Departments
Director of the Merrill Lynch Philanthropic Foundation SB-NY Program
Enforcement Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education, OCR
Registered Counsel at the U.S. Department of Justice, EOIR
Registered Counsel at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS
Federal Employee Advocates
Benefits & Retirement Planning Consultant
School Finance Advisor to the Texas State Legislature
Financial Development Officer at
Columbia University, DDC
Associate Advisor & Legal Liaison,
Shankland Financial Advisors LLC
Associate, Gameplan Financial LLC
Law Professor at Columbia University, Zhejiang University, Southern Methodist University, Universite de Nice, City University of New York, Thomas Jefferson and Suffolk University Law School
Education, Training & Certifications:
Columbia University Law School Graduate, Harlan Fiske Stone Honors
Distinction, Juris Doctorate
Columbia College, Columbia University King's Crown Graduate, Baccaulaurate
Teachers College, Columbia University
Fellow, Department of Organization &
Scholar, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
University of California at Irvine,
The Fundamentals of Personal Financial Planning; Conducing A Thorough Market Assessment & Entrepreneurs Forum Studies
Licensed in Life, Accident & Health
(Disability) Insurance Law, Fixed & Indexed Annuities Retirement Income Planning & Ethics
CA License #: 0M87207
DC License #: 3000503279
MA License #: 2085565
MD License #: 3000516589
NY License #: LA-1539630
Certified in Conflict Resolution Mediation,
WILLS, TRUSTS, LEGACY ESTATE PLANNING,
FEDERAL BENEFITS & RETIREMENT PLANNING,
CREDITOR PROOF ASSET PROTECTION,
WEALTH PRESERVATION & GROWTH
We will work to make sure your estate is legally protected from probate court and contested suits so that your final wishes are honored to bring you and your loved ones peace of mind, knowing they will be cared for. Help protect your nest egg, medical benefits and provide for long term care planning. We also assist high net worth individuals and accredited investors with comprehensive estate planning to ensure the most optimal tax advantaged solutions are working to preserve and grow your intergenerational wealth. We can employ Intentionally Defective Irrevocable Trusts (IDITs) to take advantage of a disparity between the income and estate tax treatments, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts (GRATs) that minimize tax liability or using marital planning and portability effectively to inherit any unused federal estate tax exemption. Consider utilizing directed trusts to address discrete aspects of trust administration and assist with the implications of the Generation Skipping Transfer Tax (GSTT) as part of a well-designed estate plan with grantor trusts. We can also create special needs trusts to ensure loved ones with special concerns are well provided for. Let us review important issues to address with Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts (ILITs) when planning with life insurance, and how to add value with strategic charitable planning that reflects philanthropic values and minimizes estate taxes. For real estate investors, we can also establish land trusts for greater privacy of real estate holdings, devise and structure creditor proof asset protection strategies, and conduct acquisition due diligence. For FERS and CERS federal employees, past or current, we can assist you with managing your TSP and retirement income planning with our affiliated Federal Employee Advocates specialists.
BUSINESS CONTRACTS, CORPORATE LAW,
We can help with contract drafting, contract review, business formation, governance matters, strategic planning, due diligence, business, medical and dental practice acquisitions and transactional agreements. Mr. Dyson has worked on complex mergers, acquisitions, IPOs and other corporate transactions worth over $166 billion and corporate as well as class action litigation worth over $15 billion. He has worked on private placements, securities filings, and advised multi-million dollar corporate entities. We will ensure your corporate and intellectual property rights are preserved and protected with vigilance and skill.
BUSINESS INVESTOR & SPOUSE VISAS,
FAMILY PETITIONS, & ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS,
WORK PERMITS & CITIZENSHIP
If you are interested in starting a business in the United States, the government will grant a green card or an investor visa (E-2, EB1-5, L1). We can navigate you through this complex process. Our staff of immigration law attorneys will work with USCIS and assist with K-1 visas as well for select individuals and business owners seeking to bring their loved ones to the U.S. We can assist with I-130 petitions, adjustment of status permanent residency green card applications, work authorizations, and citizenship applications.
ENTERTAINMENT, PUBLICITY RIGHTS
& BRAND MANAGEMENT
Our team will safeguard intellectual property and publicity rights for entertainers and athletes and negotiate licensing rights as well as branding, syndication and product promotion agreements. We can effectively negotiate with union contracts and mediate disputes on your behalf by strategically leveraging challenges and capitalizing on potential missed opportunities. We also provide effective public relations intervention that promotes positive brand management and minimizes damaging exposure in strategic ways that foster greater public goodwill. Lets us properly guard you against inadvertent and deliberate copyright infringement, invasions of privacy, defamation and provide effective concierge crisis management with discretion and skill. Our consultants are also experienced courtroom expert witnesses that can provide you the competitive edge in high stakes litigation that can make all the difference.
EDUCATION LAW, DISABILITY & CIVIL RIGHTS
If your child is experiencing discrimination, harassment or suffering from a hostile learning environment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or other status, we can help. Let us fight vigorously to get you the dignity and the fullest compensation you deserve. You and your child have been through enough. Our experience in civil rights and career experience in government oversight through the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights has given us a competitive advantage and deep insight into finding violations and prosecuting wrongdoing. Mr. Dyson has worked on landmark class action education civil rights litigation to know where the opportunities and challenges lie. Or if your child's school is not providing an adequate IEP for your child, we can assist you in getting an independent evaluation and the private school tuition reimbursement your child deserves.
Planning For What Matters Most Protecting What Matters Most Preserving What Matters Most
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